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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt Mary-at-Lambeth Church (Garden Museum)

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The Garden Musuem is located within the building and grounds of the old St Mary-at-Lambeth church that was planned for demolition in the 1970s but saved by a chance visit in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/30/2015

last visited: never

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Urban Legends and SuperstitionsLake Wakatipu Legend - Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

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Lake Wakatipu is associated with a Maori legend of love, commitment, passion and murder.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 1/29/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPonte Luís I - Porto, Portugual

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[PT]A ponte Luís I é uma ponte histórica sobre o rio Douro que liga o Porto a V. N. de Gaia. [EN]The Luis I bridge is a historic bridge over the Douro river from Oporto to VN Gaia.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Porto, Portugal

date approved: 1/28/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Ancient Order of Hibernians Division in Montana

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This is the second AOH hall in Anaconda, the first, one block east, having burned in 1979. At that time the Hibernians took over this 1940s building. Apparently this building was built in two stages, the first in about 1915.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - All Concrete Structure in Sandpoint, ID

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The 1927 Panida Theater is number fifteen on the list of fifteen contributing buildings which comprise the Sandpoint Historic District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Idaho

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesBottle Tree Ranch - Satellite Oddity - Oro Grande, California, USA

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Elmer Long has created a folk art 'Bottle Tree Forest' in the Mojave Desert. Elmer is affectionately known on Route 66 as the 'Bottle Tree Man' His Ranch is Featured on Virtual Globetrotting, in Oro Grande, San Bernardino County, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: 5/22/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesApplause - Satellite Oddity - Sarasota, Florida, USA.

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The 'Applause' an abstract geometric sculpture, featured on virtual Globetrotting, displayed in front of the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Located alongside the Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Florida

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: 5/22/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesClifton Suspension Bridge - Satellite Oddity - Bristol, Great Britain.

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Clifton Suspension Bridge - One of the Worlds great bridges, spans the Avon Gorge & River 100's of feet below, Brunel's Clifton Suspension Bridge is featured in Virtual Globetrotting, & has been an Iconic landmark in Bristol for over 150 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: 1/27/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesUrban Light - Satellite Oddity - Los Angeles, California, USA.

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Chris Burden's - Urban Light - Featured on Virtual Globetrotting. The sculpture consists of 202 restored vintage light posts from City's in the vicinity of Los Angeles, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: 5/28/2013

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesGiant Orange Stand - Satellite Oddity - Fontana, California, USA

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The last giant Orange shaped juice kiosk left standing along the Mother Road. now known as 'Bono's Historic Orange' Located alongside Route 66 in Fontana, San Bernardino County, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: California

date approved: 1/27/2015

last visited: 1/27/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSt John's Waterloo - Waterloo Road, London, UK

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The church of St John the Evangelist, with St Andrew's Short Street, is located on the north east side of Waterloo Road close to the IMAX cinema and close to Waterloo railway station.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/26/2015

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsThe Queen's House - Greenwich, London, UK

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The Queen's House is located to the north east of the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich. It was built between 1616–1619 and designed by Inigo Jones. There has been at least two ghost sitings in the Queen's House.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/26/2015

last visited: never

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Weird Story LocationsBattle of Painter Creek - New Cambria, MO

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Weird Civil War story, not spooky, but in battle pretty weird. 2,000 soldiers from both sides fought for over 4 hours -- noon to dark...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/26/2015

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsThe Ghost of Greenway

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A local cyclist witnessed what he believes 'may' have been a ghost while he was cycling in Greenway Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member chartmaker

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/25/2015

last visited: never

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Ghosts and HauntingsPutnam Bridge

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A ghost in a wheelchair on the bridge was once reported at this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member chartmaker

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/25/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesDwingeloo Radio Observatory - Dwingeloo NL

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Radio Telescope in the forest nearby Dwingeloo.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 1/25/2015

last visited: 1/25/2015

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesWorld's Largest Rocking Chair - Fanning, Missouri, USA.

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Route 66 landmark - World’s Largest Rocking Chair, over 42 feet tall making it a Guinness World record holder. Featured on Virtual globetrotting. Located at the Route 66 Outpost, Fanning, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/24/2015

last visited: 5/13/2014

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsRusty Car - Red Oak's II - Carthage, Missouri, USA.

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A vintage Rusty Car raised on 2 posts, The car is a direction marker for Route 66 trippers looking for Red Oak's II. A transplanted town & tourist attraction, near Carthage, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/22/2015

last visited: 5/10/2014

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsRusty Pickup Truck - Carthage, Missouri, USA.

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Tire Changing Woman - A rusty pickup truck raised up on a platform promotes Jackson Tire shop with a grinning self portrait of the artist & sculptor Lowell Davis at the wheel, & a grimy woman is changing the tire. Located in Carthage, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/22/2015

last visited: 5/10/2014

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SimulacraPancake Rocks Lion - Paparoa National Park - Punakaiki, New Zealand

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Pancake Rocks simulacra of a lion watching its prey in Paparoa National Park, Punakaiki.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 1/22/2015

last visited: 1/25/2015

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesKneeling Miner - Satellite Oddity - Webb City, Missouri, USA.

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A bronze sculpture of a Kneeling Miner, created by Jack Dawson. The statue is featured in on Virtual Globetrotting. Located alongside Route 66, Webb City, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: Missouri

date approved: 1/21/2015

last visited: 5/10/2014

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesTrinity Hospital - Greenwich, London, UK

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Trinity Hospital is an almshouse and is located adjacent to the River Thames in Greenwich. A tower, on the north west face, has the date as 1616.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesThe Queen's House - Greenwich, London, UK

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The Queen's House is located to the north east of the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich. It was built between 1616–1619 and designed by Inigo Jones.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST - Boeing 747 - Seattle, WA

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The 747, the 350 ton behemoth that some thought (like the Spruce Goose) was just too darned BIG to fly, was rolled out by Boeing on September 30, 1968 and took to the air for the first time on February 9, 1969.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLARGEST - Weather Vane in the Similkimeen

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This CT-133 Silver Star was restored and mounted at the entrance to the Princeton Regional Airport in 2012, thanks to the time and effort of a group of dedicated aviation enthusiasts.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 1/20/2015

last visited: never

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